Author: Juliana Stone

Average Rating: 4.5


Review: Boys Like You by Juliana Stone

Posted 26 July, 2014 by Gabbie in Review / 0 Comments
Review: Boys Like You by Juliana Stone

 “She splashed me again, this time filling the air with laughter. ‘I don’t know why you’re trying, Nate. I don’t do stuff like that. Not with boys like you.’ ‘Hey,’ I said with a grin. ‘Should I feel insulted? What do you mean, boys like me?’ ‘You know,’ she said softly. ‘Boys who can make a girl forget.’” “With his longish hair and that little bit of stubble on his chin, he looked dangerous. He looked hot. And though he looked perfect, I knew he was as un-perfect as I was. We were damaged, the two of us, in ways not a lot of people could understand. And for the first time since all the bad stuff had happened to me, I didn’t feel so alone.” Boys Like You was an emotional read. It followed Monroe and Nathan as they were both individually dealing with tragedies that changed their lives forever. Monroe is at her grandmother’s house, her parents having sent her there thinking that it would help her recover. And Nathan was in his hometown dealing with the fact that he ruined someone’s life. This novel was more an emotional journey than anything. Both characters were on the verge of depression with no light ahead until they met each other. I really enjoyed seeing their heartfelt struggle to move towards the light at the end of the tunnel of […]